Drugs Home > Previfem
Previfem is a generic oral contraceptive that is available by prescription only. By stopping ovulation and altering the endometrium and cervical mucus, the pill helps to prevent pregnancy. Each pack of Previfem contains 28 tablets. You must take one tablet daily, at the same time each day. While most people tolerate this form of birth control well, potential side effects include headaches, vomiting, and spotting.
Previfem Side EffectsAs with any medicine, side effects are possible with Previfem. However, not everyone who uses the contraceptive will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
- Breast tenderness or swelling
- Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding or spotting between periods)
- Nausea or vomiting